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Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan Agree to Create Economic Union

The leaders of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan have signed an agreement to create an alliance for free trade and coordinating important economic policies.   At a ceremony Thursday in Kazakhstan's capital, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Kazakh leader Nursultan Nazarbayev touted what they called a historic pact.   Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko described the alliance, known as the Eurasian Economic Union, as a hard-fought agreement to tie the region...

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